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Stats: Gilchrist first 'keeper to complete 40 catches in the IPL

April 07, 2013 22:17 IST

Statistical highlights from the IPL match played between Pune Warriors and Kings XI Punjab, in Pune on Sunday.

# Kings XI Punjab registered a win in their opening match of the IPL competition for the first time.

Adam Gilchrist# Punjab registered their second victory in five games against Pune Warriors at the IPL -- success % 40.00. (lost three).

# Punjab's eight-wicket victory was their biggest over Pune at the IPL -- their biggest in terms of wicket is by 9 wickets against Bangalore at Mohali on May 12, 2008.

# Pune Warriors joined Delhi Daredevils with both losing their first two games in the present competition.

# Pune Warriors (99/9) posted their first total of less than 100 at the IPL -- their previous lowest being 102 for eight against Kolkata at Pune on May 19, 2012.

# Adam Gilchrist became the first wicketkeeper to complete 40 catches in the IPL. With 56 dismissals (40 catches + 16 stumpings) and extended his personal record at the IPL.

# Manish Pandey's tally of eighth ducks in 39 innings the most by any batsman in the IPL.

# Manan Vohra, on his Twenty20 debut with a superb innings of 43 not out off 28 balls, received the Man of the Match award.

Photograph: BCCI

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